Comparison between:
• Kia Carnival III 2.9 CRDi Automatic (diesel, 2004)
• Nissan X-Trail I (T30, facelift 2003) 2.5i 16V 4x4 (petrol, 2003)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerKiaNissan
SeriesCarnivalX-Trail
ModelIII 2.9 CRDi AutomaticI (T30, facelift 2003) 2.5i 16V 4x4
First year of production20042003
Last year of production-2006

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body type-off-road/sport utility vehicle (SUV)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)
Number of seats7 (seven)5 (five)
Wheelbase2890.00 mm (millimeters)
9.48 ft (feet)
113.78 in (inches)
2.8900 m (meters)
2625.00 mm (millimeters)
8.61 ft (feet)
103.35 in (inches)
2.6250 m (meters)
Front track1685.00 mm (millimeters)
5.53 ft (feet)
66.34 in (inches)
1.6850 m (meters)
1530.00 mm (millimeters)
5.02 ft (feet)
60.24 in (inches)
1.5300 m (meters)
Rear track1685.00 mm (millimeters)
5.53 ft (feet)
66.34 in (inches)
1.6850 m (meters)
1530.00 mm (millimeters)
5.02 ft (feet)
60.24 in (inches)
1.5300 m (meters)
Length4810.00 mm (millimeters)
15.78 ft (feet)
189.37 in (inches)
4.8100 m (meters)
4455.00 mm (millimeters)
14.62 ft (feet)
175.39 in (inches)
4.4550 m (meters)
Width1985.00 mm (millimeters)
6.51 ft (feet)
78.15 in (inches)
1.9850 m (meters)
1765.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.49 in (inches)
1.7650 m (meters)
Height1815.00 mm (millimeters)
5.95 ft (feet)
71.46 in (inches)
1.8150 m (meters)
1675.00 mm (millimeters)
5.50 ft (feet)
65.94 in (inches)
1.6750 m (meters)
Ground clearance--
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity365.0 l (liters)
12.89 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.36 m3 (cubic meters)
365000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
410.0 l (liters)
14.48 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.41 m3 (cubic meters)
410000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity3435.0 l (liters)
121.31 ft3 (cubic feet)
3.44 m3 (cubic meters)
3435000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1841.0 l (liters)
65.01 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.84 m3 (cubic meters)
1841000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight2168 kg (kilograms)
4779.62 lbs (pounds)
1470 kg (kilograms)
3240.80 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2900 kg (kilograms)
6393.41 lbs (pounds)
2000 kg (kilograms)
4409.25 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)
60.0 l (liters)
13.20 UK gal (UK gallons)
15.85 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldieselpetrol
Type of fuel systemcommon railmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine model--
Engine locationtransverse, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement2902 cc (cubic centimeters)2488 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationturbonaturally aspirated
Compression ratio19.00 : 19.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)97.10 mm (millimeters)
0.32 ft (feet)
3.82 in (inches)
0.0971 m (meters)
89.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.50 in (inches)
0.0890 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)98.00 mm (millimeters)
0.32 ft (feet)
3.86 in (inches)
0.0980 m (meters)
100.00 mm (millimeters)
0.33 ft (feet)
3.94 in (inches)
0.1000 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power185 hp (horse power)
138.0 kW (kilowatts)
187.6 ps (metric horsepower)
165 hp (horse power)
123.0 kW (kilowatts)
167.3 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at3800 rpm (revolutions per minute)6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque342 Nm (newton meters)
34.9 kgm (kilogram meters)
252.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
230 Nm (newton meters)
23.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
169.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at1500 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM--
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-9.90 s (seconds)
Maximum speed197 km/h (kilometers per hour)
122.41 mph (miles per hour)
191 km/h (kilometers per hour)
118.68 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient--

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)10.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.24 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.69 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
23.06 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.09 mpl (miles per liter)
9.80 km/l (kilometers per liter)
12.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.77 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.33 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
18.67 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.93 mpl (miles per liter)
7.94 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.41 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.69 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
36.75 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.71 mpl (miles per liter)
15.62 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.67 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.01 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.95 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.18 mpl (miles per liter)
13.16 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.07 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.02 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.61 mpl (miles per liter)
10.64 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standard-EURO IV
Catalytic converter--
CO2 emissions-226 g/km (grammes per kilometer)

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model--
Type of transmissionautomaticmanual
Number of automatic gears5 (five)-
Number of manual gears-5 (five)
Final drive ratio--
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)four-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steering-rack and pinion
Type of power steering-hydraulic
Turning circle diameter-11.00 m (meters)
36.09 ft (feet)
433.07 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - MacPherson strut - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
Type of rear suspension - dependent suspension
- coil springs
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
-

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdrumventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)-Yes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim sizeR16R16
Tyre code225/70 R16215/65 R16